Attention Muggles, a Maine landmark has a very important announcement. That landmark is Fort Knox in Prospect, which plans to transform from an old military fort to the whimsical hallways of Hogwarts for one day this July.

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What is Wizarding Day at Fort Knox All About?

Unlike last year, there will be two Wizarding days at the Fort in 2024, according to Facebook. Hopeful wizards are invited to try their hand at a treasure hunt for ancient artifacts around the Fort. There will be a space for wizards to practice their incantations, and another for those looking to try their hand at potion mixing, all while guarding against any potential evil lurking nearby.

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When is Wizarding Day at Fort Knox?

Wizarding weekend at the Fort take place on Saturday, July 27, and Sunday July 28, from 10am until 4pm. Regular admission to the Fort is required in order to participate in Wizarding Day. There will be activities for wizards of all ages throughout the morning and afternoon.

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Are There Other Special Events and Activities at Fort Knox?

Yes. The 2024 season at Fort Knox is loaded with special events that appeal to everyone. That includes Superhero Day on Saturday, June 29, where visitors are encouraged to dress up as their favorite hero or villain, with plenty of activities for children under 11 years old.

There's also the popular Fort Knox Ghost Camp, where visitors can spend the night inside the Fort and join paranormal investigators as they search the darkness for signs of ghosts. Here's a full list of the different events being held at Fort Knox this year.


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